Addressing the demands of the region

CATIE’s mandate focuses on supporting countries in the region to develop sustainable and inclusive management of agriculture and natural resources.

In 2019, the institution, with the support of various partners and donors has worked on multiple projects and capacity building processes on key issues, which meet the demands of the region. Among the actions developed in the countries, the transfer of technology and knowledge and the impact on policies at different scales stand out, contributing to poverty reduction and the economic, social and environmental development of the region.

The following is a summary of these actions in the countries.

Strengthening capacities

Number of professionals trained per country

66

Belice

46

Bolivia

21

Chile

20

Colombia

1087

Costa Rica*

49

Ecuador

21

Guatemala

69

Honduras

11

Jamaica

4447

Mexico

88

Nicaragua

1598

Panama

530

Peru

* Note: In the case of Costa Rica, the figure reflects the professionals who come to train at CATIE’s headquarters in Turrialba, Costa Rica. They represent 26 countries in total.

8083

Persons trained by CATIE

Women0%

Men0%